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Title:
The Making of a Modern Museum
ISBN: 091847132X
Book #: 008395

Author: Lane, John R. [Executive Editor]
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Place: San Francisco
Year: 1994
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Near Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: Near Fine
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. 153 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Published on the occasion of the sixtieth anniversary of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the inauguration of the Museum’s new building on January 18, 1995. Black gilt stamped cloth over boards, Index, over 150 color and duotone illustrations. In a color illustrated dust jacket. The book traces the history of the Museum from its early days as the first museum devoted to modern art outside of New York. Including a twenty-five page portfolio of photographs of the building by photographer Richard Barnes and an illustrated essay detailing the history of the institution, this publication also features images of a selection of important works from the Museum’s collection of painting and sculpture, photography, architecture and design, and media arts, complement a by text written by Museum curators. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 lbs 6 oz. Category: Art & Design; ISBN: 091847132X. ISBN/EAN: 9780918471321. Inventory No: 008395.